The Stanislaus County Office of Education (SCOE) provides direction instructional programs and support services to the twenty-six school districts in the county. This includes 188 school sites and over 105,000 students. The office also provides regional programs and services in a seven-county area. Through its Educational Options Division, SCOE has implemented a 1:Web program that provides each student with a Chromebook to access a fully digital curriculum.
Modesto is in the heart of one of the greatest agricultural areas in our nation, the fertile San Joaquin Valley. Dairy products, nuts, fruits, wine grapes, and poultry products are some of our top commodities. Modesto is the birthplace of George Lucas and the inspiration for his popular film American Graffiti. Throughout the month of June you will find everything from street fairs to classic car parades, concerts, and showings of American Graffiti.